Announcements

Recycle Your Old Holiday Lights with the Yes! Team

The YES! team will be recycling holiday lights again this year. Lights may be dropped off in the bin in the commons between Wednesday, November 23 and Friday, January 8.



ACGC Youth Wrestling

ACGC Youth Wrestling Registration will be held Monday, Nov 27 at 6pm in the high school commons in Grove City. Forms have been sent home with K-6 students, but will be available at registration as well. Parents, please bring your calendars!



All are Welcome to the Booster Clubs Falcon Feast!
Tues Nov.21st starting at 5 pm.


Enjoy a Free Will Donation meal of pulled pork, beans, coleslaw, and chips, served from 5-6:15.

  • Partake in the great raffle, items generously donated by local community.
  • Have your picture taken in our Falcon Photo Booth.
  • Purchase Falcon Wear.
  • See the winter athletes show off their talents!

Great night of community! You won’t want to miss it!

Admission is frees! See you there!



Community Education: Travel to the capital cities of
Dublin Ireland, Edinburgh Scotland & London England
during June 6-13 of 2019!

View the trip website at: gabralokken.grouptoursite.com for itinerary, pricing and to enroll.
The tour leader, Gabra Lokken, may be contacted or texted at 320.262.9828 for more information.
*This is an adult tour but minors may join the tour if accompanied by a parent or guardian.*



ACGC Alumni Basketball Tournament 2017

Sponsored by the ACGC Basketball Team!

Saturday, December 23rd, 2017
Location: ACGC High School in Grove City- beginning at 8 am(Depending on Number of teams)
Cost: $100 per Team

Please fill out form by Thursday, December 21st, 2017

Any questions email: millert@acgcfalcons.org
All proceeds will benefit the ACGC High School Basketball Program.

Register your team here: https://goo.gl/forms/ePCeOrb1xJh



Veteran's Day Program Friday Nov. 10th

Time: 2:30-3:15
Location: Grove City, Theater

    Student Performer Expectations:
  1. Come to school wearing normal pants, and a red, white, or blue shirt. Solid color dresses and skirts are also acceptable.
  2. Have your best behavior during the performance. There will be people there who have made unimaginable sacrifices. Show them the respect they deserve.
  3. Sing well! This is important music with an important message. Do your very best!



ACGC Theater Presents: Thoroughly Modern Millie, Jr

Based on the Tony Award-winning musical and Academy Award-winning film, a small town girl searches for a new life under the bright lights of 1920s New York City.
Show times:
Saturday, Nov. 4 at 2pm
Sunday, Nov. 5 at 2pm
Monday, Nov. 6 at 7pm

Tickets are available at the door.
$6 for Adults $2 for Students



Congratulations to our students completing at the National FFA Convention!

Daniel Williamson 5th Gold Award Environmental & Natural Resource Sys. Div. III (9-10 gr, indv.)
Darrin Williamson 7th Silver Award Power Structure & Tech. Div. I (7-8 gr, indv.)
Dillon Gratz Dairy Production Placement National Finalist & Scholarship Award
Daniel Williamson Environmental & Resource Sys. Entrepreneurship National Finalist & Scholarship Award
Kayla Kutzke Specialty Animal National Finalist & Scholarship Award
Kayla Kutzke American Degree



Sports Announcement for 10/27/17

  The volleyball team plays tonight at BEE (Brooten) in the second round of section 5A play offs.  Match starts at 7:00



Sports Announcement for 10/23/17

ACGC volleyball team will travel to Benson on the 26th for the first round of Section 5A Volleyball.  The match starts at 7 pm.



Sports Announcement for 10/22/17

ACGC will host Holdingford in Section 5AA football at 7 pm on the 24th.  Ticket prices are $7 and $5.  



2017 ACGC Boosters Winter Clothing Order

2017 ACGC Boosters winter clothing order www.rambow.com code: acgc

Online program ends on Mon, Oct 23, 2017
Your order ships on approximately Tue, Nov 21, 2017


If ordering from more than one store code, each order must be submitted separately



Sports Announcement for 10/12/17

Monday's JV football game with BOLD will be played on the east practice field.  



ACGC Wrestling Clothing

The ACGC Wrestling Clothing Store is open!
Please visit Rambow and enter store code: acgcwr to place your order online.
The store closes October 24, and clothing orders will be delivered to school Nov 22 so you have items before the home tournament on Dec 1.

Paper order forms are available in the office. Go Falcons!!



Sports Announcement for 10/6/17

No junior high football practice today. 10/6/17

Your bus leaves at 3:00 on Monday.



Sports Announcement for 10/6/17

ACGC youth tackle football tournament for Saturday, Oct 7th is cancelled.



Pink Out!

The Football game on Friday, October 6 is Pink Out! National Honor Society will be selling glow sticks during lunch and at the game and all proceeds will be donated to the Randy Shaver Cancer Research Foundation. Wear pink to support this cause!



Sports Announcement for 10/3/17

The junior high football game at Willmar is reschedule to Oct. 9th.  The bus will depart at 3:00.



Sports Announcement for 10/3/17

Youth tackle football game at Kimball is cancelled for tonight. 



Sports Announcement for 10/2/17

The Junior High volleyball matches on Thursday at BLH have been moved to Buffalo Lake.



Sports Announcement for 10/2/17

Youth tackle football practice for tonight is cancelled.



Sports Announcement for 10/2/17

JV Football Game with Montevideo for today has been cancelled.



Sports Announcement for 10/2/17

Junior High Football Game with Willmar for today has been cancelled.



Defensive Player of the Week Candidate Cullen Lewis

Cullen Lewis was named a defensive player of the week candidate, after a 14-0 win over Osakis, the senior defensive end had 19 tackles and 1.5 sacks. Vote Here for who had the most impressive performance last week.



Sports Announcement for 9/26/17

Today's junior high football game has been postponed to Monday, Oct 2nd at the Willmar Middle School.  4:15 start and both games will be played at the same time. Bus departure is 3:00



Sports Announcement for 9/13/17

Friday's football game at Morris will be on the radio.  1230 AM



Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Clinic Information for October 11

Flu letter parents-schools 2017-18 Link

Influenza Vaccination Clinic Consent Form for Schools Link

Vaccine Information Statement Link
 



Sports Announcement for 9/7/17

Youth Flag Football on Saturday is from 9 to 10:15 am



Sports Announcement for 9/5/17

JV football is at Kimball today.  4:45 start



Sports Announcement for 9/5/17

9th grade football is at Sauk Centre on Thursday. 5:00 start



OPEN HOUSE Wednesday August 30th

4-7 PM PreK - 4th Grade in Atwater
5-8 PM 5th - 12th grade Grove City

BBQ 5-7 PM at the 5-12 Building

Grave level meetings in the theatre:
5th grade - 5:00 PM
6th Grade - 5:30 PM
7th Grade - 6:00 PM



Congratulations ACGC FFA

Four ACGC FFA members have been selected to compete at the National FFA Convention October 25 - 28, 2017. This is a great honor to compete and represent our school and communities.

Read More:



YEARBOOKS ARE IN!

If you ordered a 2016/17 yearbook, they are now in and can be picked up in the High School office between 7:30 AM and 3:00 PM. Monday - Thursday.



Sports Announcement for 7/24/17

The Driver's Education class that starts on July 31st will be held in room B112



School Supply Lists for 2017-18 School Year

PreSchool School Supply List

PK-4 School Supply Lists

5-12 School Supply Lists
 



Power has been restored

Power has been restored to ACGC.  SACC and both buildings will reopen on Wednesday, June 14.



Important Notice

All ACGC offices, grounds and fields and School Age Day Care are closed until power is restored.  There is to be no building use in Atwater or Grove City by the public until we have power.



ACGC FFA Members

2017-2018 ACGC FFA Calendar of Activities



ACGC FFA members

Please help at Build-A-Burger Thursday, June 8 4:15-7:30 PM at the Cashwise parking lot (Willmar, MN)



ACGC FFA Trapshooting Championship

Monday June 12. We will leave from the Grove City Gun Club at 6:15am. Bring a lawn chair and lunch. Contact Mrs. Hansen via email hansenm@acgcfalcons.org if you have questions or concerns.



Sports Announcement for 6/2/17

ACGC will be playing section baseball at Franklin Rogers Field in Mankato on June 3rd at 11:00 against Martin Lutheran/GHEC/Truman.

The game will be on KDUZ Radio station out of Hutchinson.  1260 AM



Student Athletes for 17-18 School Year

Updated versions of the MSHSL Eligibility Brochure and the2017-2018 Sports Qualifying Physical Examination Clearance Form are now available on the ACGC Falcon Athletics Page



Sports Announcement for 5/31/17

ACGC will be playing section baseball against BOLD on Thursday at 5:00 in Bird Island.



Sports Announcement for 5/31/17

Section Track today is at St. John's University with a 10:30 start for field events.



Sports Announcement for 5/24/17

ACGC will host section baseball on Friday against St Clair.  Game time is 3:00 and will be played in Atwater.



Graduation Open Houses - Class of 2017

Link to PDF List



Sports Announcement for 5/19/17

Section 4A softball schedule.

ACGC will play Kimball on Saturday, May 20th  at 10:00 am. (Field 4)

We will play again at noon.

These games will be played at Central Park in Ramsey



9-12 1:1 Chromebook Returns

Reminder to 9-12 students. All items handed out with 9-12 Students Chromebooks need to be returned. 

Seniors: Remaining items Tuesday morning before Graduation rehearsal breakfast
9-11 will be turning them in on Wednesday morning.

  • Chromebook
  • Case
  • Case Strap
  • Power Supply

These items may not be kept over the summer. Items not returned will result in charges.



Class of 2017 Commencement

Commencement starts at 7:00 PM on Friday May 26th in the Jr. Sr. High School GYM.

Graduating Seniors must be here by 6:15 PM



Summer Rec

Atwater Summer Rec Brochure and Registriation Form

Cosmos Summer Recreation 2017

Grove City Summer Recreation 2017



Community Education Summer Lessons/Camps/Group Activities

Falcon Football Mini Camp 2017
Youth Football Mini Camp 2017
Youth Volleyball Camp 2017
7-12 Volleyball Camp 2017
Summer Weightlifting
Violin Lessons
Voice or Piano or Guitar Lessons

For more information check out the Community Educations Page



Sports Announcement for 5/15/17

No track practice today (5/15/17)



Sports Announcement for 5/12/17

ACGC will host the WCC track meet on May 16th at 4:00.  Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for students.



Meeker County Sheriff's Office Teen Academies

These academies are intended to provide youth an inside look at the operations and services of the Meeker County Sheriff's department.
Academies will be held at the Meeker County Sheriff's Office. June 19-21 and July 17-19.

This program is free and registration is open to students age 13-18 who attend ACGC.
To register, or for more information, contact Deputy Ryan Schutz (Ryan.Schutz@co.meeker.mn.us)

Flyer



Sports Announcement for 5/12/17

Junior high baseball games at Kimball on Tuesday will both be played at the same time.



Sports Announcement for 5/11/17

The 7th & 8th grade baseball games on Friday will be played at the same time.



The 5-8 students are pleased to present their Spring Concert
Wed., May 10th at 6:30 PM in the ACGC Theatre.

Please have your child to the choir/band room by the following times:
  5-6 6:00 PM
  7-8 6:15 PM
  Band 6:15 PM

The 9-12 band/choir concert will follow at 7:30 PM

We encourage students to wear concert clothes since they will be on stage and performing. We would like them to have black shoes, black pants, (skirt or dress), with a solid colored shirt.

Parent Letter



Sports Announcement for 5/9/17

The varsity baseball game at Annandale on May 13th has been moved to May 22nd



ACGC FFA Awards Night

2016-2017 FFA Officer Team will present awards and achievements to ACGC FFA members. This award night reflects upon the ACGC FFA activities and events of the past school year.

Saturday May 13 7:00pm
ACGC Jr/Sr High Theater
Refreshments to follow awards



Evening of Excellence

Date: Wednesday, May 17
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Theater

Eve of Excellence recipients



Sports Announcement for 5/4/17

The 7th and 8th baseball games on Friday will be played at the same time.



Sports Announcement for 5/2/17

Junior high baseball today is in Winsted. Junior high softball today is in Lester Prairie



Sports Announcement for 5/1/17

JV baseball game with Minnewaska is cancelled

JV/V softball games with Melrose are postponed 

V golf is postpone

Jr high track at YME is cancelled

No track practice today



Trapshooting will be postponed Sunday April 30

ACGC Trapshooting will be postponed Sunday April 30 to May1 at 6pm. If you have conflicts please let Mrs. Hansen know via email



ACGC Prom Grand March

ACGC Prom Grand March begins at 3:00 on Saturday, May 6th. Doors will open to the public at 2:00. A very limited amount of reserved seating in the theater is still available for $5 per ticket. General admission tickets for seating in the gymnasium will also be available for $3 per ticket.



All Prom Goers

All prom goers are required to bring their Post Prom bag to the Student Services office by Friday morning, May 5th. This includes all non-ACGC dates as well. Students also need to pick up picture envelopes prior to Friday if you are having professional pictures taken.



Congratulations to the YES!

Team who won the Wow and Project Impact Award for the year. The judges felt the team did a wonderful job impacting the community with the Tree Trench Project and they appreciate that our elementary students are educated by the YES! team regarding sustainable energy solutions, composting and recycling. The team was only one point away from receiving the All Star Award. It has been a great year and the team is always open to more members and projects.



Sports Announcement for 4/27/17

V/JV baseball at Melrose has been moved from Thursday to Friday.



Sports Announcement for 4/27/17

Jr High softball for today at MACCRAY is cancelled



Sports Announcement for 4/26/17

2nd game of the DH softball game with Melrose will be on May 1st at 5:00.



Sports Announcement for 4/26/17

JV/V softball game with Benson is moved from Thursday to Friday.



Sports Announcement for 4/26/17

Varsity Track meet at Sauk Centre on Thursday is cancelled



Sports Announcement for 4/26/17

Junior high golf meet at Benson on Thursday has been postponed



Sports Announcement for 4/26/17

Junior High Baseball game with NLS on Thursday is moving it to Friday April 28th  4:30 start

8th grade will play at Denson Field in New London 306 1st Ave NW New London (Easiest directions is go through downtown New London – take a left at the BP gas station go 3 blocks and field is on your right.)

7th grade will play at Spicer Softball Diamonds across from Green Lake Mall



Sports Announcement for 4/25/17

Junior high track meet at YME for today is postponed.



Sports Announcement for 4/25/17

Today's JV and Varsity baseball games with BOLD have been moved to a 4:15 start time.

 

 



YES! Atwater Community Event

The ACGC community is invited to the Tree Trench Dedication and Climate Convening this Friday, April 28th from 5:00 PM-7:30 PM at ACGC Elementary School gym and south playground area.

Free admission and refreshments will be served.

Poster



Sports Announcement for 4/24/17

No varsity Track meet at YME today!



RETIREMENT OPEN HOUSE for ACGC’s Superintendent Sherri Broderius

ACGC Public School’s Superintendent Sherri Broderius is retiring from her role at ACGC Schools.

All are invited to an open house in her honor, celebrating her 34 years of service to the community.

WHEN: Friday, May 19, 2017
TIME: 3:30pm—5:30pm
WHERE: ACGC Jr/Sr High School, 27250 MN Hwy 4, Grove City, MN

Flyer



Sports Announcement for 4/20/17

Today's varsity and JV baseball games with Springfield have been postponed to a later date.  TBD



Sports Announcement for 4/20/17

Today's junior high softball game with BOLD is cancelled.



Sports Announcement for 4/18/17

Today's  baseball game with Minnewaska will be varsity only.

 

Today's home varsity track invite is cancelled.  



FIGHT (Females Into Getting Healthy Together) Club

This will be a 2 days a week Cross Training program for women in the community to learn safe strength training techniques, take home exercises that can be modified for home or other places, and get your sweat on!

Flyer



ACGC Color-A-Thon

Join us in the ACGC Color-A-Thon.
Saturday, May 20, 2017
9:00-9:45 registration
10:00 AM run, walk and/or stroll begins

Register prior to the event at: http://shop.schoolathon.org/184584



Sports Announcement for 4/10/17

Varsity and JV game in Litchfield today has been postponed to May 15th



Sports Announcement for 4/6/17

The varsity and JV baseball game in Morris on April 13th will be at 3:30.



Youth Clothing Order

ACGC Boosters have a Youth Clothing program running through Rambow. Ends on Tue, Apr 4, 2017

All proceeds will be given to the preschool scholarship fund.

Order Here



American Wrestling Federation - Falcon Frenzy

Come watch AWF wresting at ACGC. ACGC graduate, Aaron Hoffmann performs in this family friendly TELEVISED pro wrestling show!

Ticket sales benefit CBC and concessions benefit our football team!

Tickets availabe at the Door:
$10 GA Childern 5 & under Free
$15 Ringside

Flyer: PDF JPG



The Class of 2018 Fundraiser At Buffalo Wild Wings

Fundraising opportunity on Tuesday, March 14. This time, head over to Buffalo Wild Wings in Hutchinson any time between 11am - 9pm.Present your event ticket (pick up on the table outside the high school office OR Print@Home), 15% of your total will be donated back to the class.

Feel free to share this message to friends, family, and community members that might want to dine and donate.

Thank you for supporting our fundraising efforts!



Applebee's Prom Fundraiser

Join the Class of 2018 at Applebee's in Willmar from 4:00PM-9:00PM Thursday March 9th (before you head over to cheer the basketball team on to victory!).
15% of your check will be donated to the junior class, the Class of 2018!
You will need to present an event ticket to your server.
Print@Home or stop by the high school office to pick one up.
Carside to Go purchases will also be eligible for this fundraiser as well.



Sports Announcement for 3/7/17

Subsection 3AA  Boys Basketball game is on Thursday at 6:00.  ACGC will be playing Morris Area at the Willmar High School.



Sports Announcement for 3/4/17

No open gym at the high school on Sunday March 5th.



For Sale: Jet Turret Milling Machine

We are accepting offers for the item listed below through April 5 2017 at noon.
All offers must be turned in District office.
Jet Turret Milling Machine Year Built: April 1986 Serial No: 502161
Item sold as is - Minimum Quote $1,250.00 or Best offer
More Info



Yearbooks Orders Due by March 17th

Orders are being accepted for the 7-12th grade 2016-17 Yearbook.

Price $50 or Personalized $55.

Turn orders into the High School office by March 17, 2017.



Sports Announcement for 2/24/17

Girls basketball section game is on February 25 at Minnewaska. Game time is 7:00 PM



The School Board has Voted to Select Nels Onstad as the New Superintendent.

The ACGC School Board has voted to select Nels Onstad, Director Of Educator Licensing, Minnesota Department of Education, as the district’s new superintendent.

“We believe Nels has the qualifications and skills to move the school district forward. We look forward to working with Nels in his new capacity,” said Michael Hendrickson, Board Chair.

Press Release



Sports Announcement for 2/22/17

The boys basketball team will host Minnewaska for the first round of sub-sections.  The game is on March 4th with a 7 pm start.  Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students.



Boys Basketball Playoff

ACGC will play Minnewaska March 4th at 7PM in Grove City in the first round of the 3AA Boys Basketball Tournament. Bracket



Sports Announcement for 2/21/17

Wrestling Individuals Section is at Kimball on Saturday the 25th with a 11:00 am start.



Three Finalists Selected for ACGC Public Schools Superintendent Position

The ACGC School Board has selected three finalists to return for a second interview for the school district’s superintendent position. The finalists are:

  • Brian Koslofsky
  • Kristopher Lynk
  • Nels Onstad

more Info...



Sports Announcement for 2/17/17

The JV boys basketball game at Litchfield on Monday the 20th starts at 5:30.



Sports Announcement for 2/17/17

The girls basketball section play offs start on February 25th.  ACGC will travel to Minnewaska for a 7:00 game.



For Sale: Mobile Cafeteria Folding Tables

ACGC Public Schools is accepting offers for the items below through March 1 2017 at noon
All offers must be turned in District office by noon.
4 - 10ft long Cafeteria Tables ( W/Bench Seating ) Minimum bid of $15 Each
1 - 12ft long Cafeteria Mobile Folding Tables ( W/Bench Seating ) Minimum bid of $15 each



Six finalists selected for ACGC School District superintendent position

The ACGC School Board has selected six finalists to interview for the school district’s superintendent vacancy. The finalists were selected from a pool of 27 applicants based on criteria established by the school board.

The finalists are:

  • Paula Foley
  • Brian Koslofsky
  • Shane Laffen
  • Kristopher Lynk
  • Nels Onstad
  • Donita Stepan



East Coast Trip 2017(Class of 2017)

There will be a a Parent-Student meeting for participants of the March 19 - 25, 2017 trip to Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington, DC. on Monday, February 20th beginning promptly at 6:17 pm. Important information will be presented so please plan to attend. Any questions can be directed to Mr. Hagstrom or Mr. Singsank.



ACGC Wrestling 2017

Minnesota State High School League Tournament at Trinity High School February 18th.
601 River Ridge Parkway
Eagan, MN 55121

Section 4A Wrestling Brackets 2017



The ACGC 5-12 building has confirmed cases of influenza.

The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and lungs.

Minnesota Department of Health Influenza Symptom Screening Tool For Parents and Caregivers (pdf)

More Info (CDC Website)



Sports Announcement for 1/31/17

No open gym on Sunday!



MN School Board Association President's Award

Megan Morrison accepts the President's Award from Minnesota School Board Association on behalf of Jeanna Lilleberg. Jeanna earned 300 points for 300 hours of school board training.



Sports Announcement for 1/13/17

Junior high girls basketball at KMS on January 17th is 7th grade only.



No after school activities today(1/11/17)



Sports Announcement for 1/10/17

Boys basketball game at Sauk Centre is postponed to Jan. 31st
ACGC wrestling Tri for tonight is postponed.
The wrestling Tri is postponed to Feb 14th.
Junior High girls basketball at Benson for today is postponed.



Sports Announcement for 1/4/17

The c-squad boys basketball game in Benson on Friday will start at 5:15.



Sports Announcement for 1/3/17

K-3rd grade community education basketball skills class will be held at the elementary school this Saturday.



Community Educations Flyer for Winter/Spring 2017

View the new Community Education Flyer online here: acgc.k12.mn.us/CommunityED/CommunityED.aspx



Sports Announcement for 12/19/16

ACGC wrestling match for 12/20/16 has been rescheduled to 2/9/17



Sports Announcement for 12/19/16

No youth wrestling practice tonight



Sports Announcement for 12/17/16

Boys basketball game at Benson for tonight is cancelled. 



Sports Announcement for 12/16/16

ACGC Dance invitational has been rescheduled to Jan. 23rd.

Jr High boys basketball game at BLH is cancelled.

 



Sports Announcement for 12/16/16

ACGC dance invite has been rescheduled to Jan. 23rd

Jr High boys basketball game at BLH is cancelled



Sports Announcement for 12/16/16

JV boys basketball game at Litchfield for Saturday morning is cancelled.



Sports Announcement for 12/16/16

Boys basketball in Benson tonight is cancelled but still on for tomorrow.



Sports Announcement for 12/16/16

Alumni basketball tournament is rescheduled to January 14th



Sports Announcement for 12/16/16

Alumni Basketball tournament is rescheduled to Jan. 14th



Sports Announcement for 12/16/16

ACGC boys basketball will play Breckenridge in Benson tomorrow.  JV will play at 4:00 and varsity will play at 6:00



ACGC Alumni Basketball Tournament POSTPONED to 1/7/2017

Tournament Schedule has been posted here



Sports Announcement for 12/12/16

Youth Wrestling will be held in the commons tonight. 



Sports Announcement for 12/8/16

Wrestling match at Morris today is varsity only.  Starting time is 7pm



Community Listening Session Dec. 12th

December 12, 2016
7:00 p.m.
ACGC Jr/Sr High School Library (Grove City)
(School Board Members will be present at each location.)

Notice of Purpose(s):

  • Community input and facilitated discussion with the school board members about superintendent position qualifications for the 2017-18 school year.

  • Review schedule and steps necessary for the rest of the hiring process.



Community Listening Sessions Dec. 15th (Two Locations)

December 15, 2016
7:00 p.m.
ACGC Elementary School Library & Cosmos Community Center
(School Board Members will be present at each location.)

Notice of Purpose(s):

  • Community input and facilitated discussion with the school board members about superintendent position qualifications for the 2017-18 school year.

  • Review schedule and steps necessary for the rest of the hiring process.



Sports Announcement for 12/2/16

Community Ed. youth dance pictures for tonight are still on but there will be one half time performance. 



Public Service Announcement

Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City (ACGC) Public Schools is conducting a search for its new superintendent. The ACGC School Board is seeking input from the school district’s staff and community to help in the search for the new superintendent. The information collected will be used to help shape the candidate interview questions.

-more information (PDF)-



Survey

The ACGC School Board is conducting a search for a new superintendent. The Board is looking for community input during the search process. Here is a link to a survey to complete and please plan on attending the upcoming community meetings.

Superintendent Search Survey
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/S6QK2SH



Sports Announcement for 11/28/16

No junior high boys basketball game at Melrose on Tuesday, Nov. 29th 



ACGC Public Schools will be closed Tuesday November 22nd 2016

Due to icy roads. gravel and low traffic roads being in the worst condition. Be safe out there!



Sports Announcement for 11/22/16

No youth dance rehearsal tonight

No wrestling parents meeting tonight



Sports Announcement for 11/18/16

Girls basketball will not be traveling to Pelican Rapids on Saturday.



Sports Announcement for 11/16/16

There will be a meeting for parents of wrestlers in grades 7-12 on Tuesday, November 22nd at 5:30pm in the high school commons for all 7-12th grade.



ACGC Wrestling Clothing Store

The ACGC Wrestling clothing store is now open at:  http://programs.rambowinc.com/login.php?UserID=acgcwr&ReturnURL=http://www.rambow.com

Orders must be placed by November 15, with delivery before Winter Break.

Paper order forms can also be found in the High School office.



Youth Dance Class

Youth Dance Class for tonight has been postponed to Thursday, Nov. 3rd.



ACGC Booster Winter Clothing Order

Orders can be found here: Link
or by Going to www.rambow.com enter the Code ACGC.

Ordering deadline is November 8th.

Paper copies are available in the office.



Into the Woods

The ACGC Drama Department will present "Into the Woods, Jr." on Saturday, October 29th at 2pm and 7pm and on Sunday, October 30th at 2pm in the ACGC Jr.-Sr. High School Theater. Tickets are $6 for adults and $2 for students and senior citizens.



Sports Announcement for 10/24/16

ACGC will begin Section 5AA football  on Tuesday at 7:00 pm in Sauk Centre.

The winner of this game will play EVW on Saturday at 2:00 pm in Eden Valley.



Sports Announcement for 10/24/16

ACGC volleyball will begin Section 5A play offs at KMS on Thursday at 7:00 pm.  The winner will play at  BBE on Friday at 7:00 pm



Sports Announcement for 10/24/16

ACGC volleyball will begin Section 5A play offs at KMS on Thursday at 7:00 pm.  The winner will play at BBE on Friday at 7:00 pm.



CLIMB Theatre to preform for K-2, 3-5, and 6-12 Students

CLIMB Theatre, located in Inver Grove Heights, MN, is a nationally recognized non-profit company that has provided programming to K-12 schools for 40 years. CLIMB’s theatre artists write, produce and present plays and drama classes on topics like bullying, self-control, respect, and the environment.



Sports Announcement for 10/4/16

7th & 8th grade football game is cancelled. 10-4-16



ACGC High School Senior Trip Fund Raiser

ACGC High School and Schwan's Cares is partnering together to help raise money for our upcoming trip to Boston, NY City & Washington D.C. in March. The money raised will help reduce the student cost for this trip..



ACMC 5 - 12 Flu Shot Clinic

Affiliated Community Medical Centers is working with your local school to give seasonal influenza vaccine to students in grades 5-12.  We will hold vaccination clinic on October 6, 2016 at the ACGCs School.  Please complete and return the consent form to child’s school by September 27, 2016.



National Honor Society Blood Drive

NHS Blood Drive Wednesday Oct. 12

8:30 AM  to 2:30 PM



Homecoming Week

Monday (9/12)
7:00 PM Homecoming King and Queen Coronation

Tuesday (9/13)
6:00 PM Volleyball vs. Minnewaska Area

Thursday (9/15)
6:00 PM Volleyball vs. Benson

Friday (9/16)
7:00 PM Football vs. Yellow Medicine East
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM Drive 4 UR School at ACGC Ford will donate $20 for every test drive to ACGC in your honor just for test driving a new Ford! Plus new this year, if you drive any Ford plus



Sports Announcement for 9/7/16

Junior high volleyball match on 9/8/16 is cancelled.



EUROPE TRIP 2017

Friday, September 16th is the final deadline for students and adults to enroll for the eight day Rome-Paris tour departing the end of March 2017. Enroll online at www.eftours.com/1797967sx. Contact Ms. Lokken or Ms. Tanttila with questions.



Youth Energy Summit (YES!) Team Won The USAgain Clothes Recycling Contest

The team will be awarded a pizza party after school in C115 on Tuesday, September 6th!



Youth Energy Summit (YES!) Team Recruiting New Members

We are recruiting new members in grades 8-12 for this academic school activity which "empowers youth to partner with their community to create economic and environmental vitality through hands-on learning and team-based projects." (www.youthenergysummit.org) Current projects include the tree trench project at the ACGC Elementary School in Atwater, LED to Solar Parking Lot Lights, School Garden, and ongoing recycling efforts. Contact Ms. Lokken



ACGC Public School Open House Wednesday, August 24

5-12 Building 5PM-8PM

  • 5 pm BBQ in courtyard (5-12 building only)
  • 5 pm 5th grade parent student meeting in the theater...meet your teachers!
  • 5:30 6th grade parent student meeting in the theater...meet your teachers!
  • 6 pm 7/8 parent student meeting in the theater...meet your teachers !
Elementary 5PM-8PM



REMINDER

Chromebooks are NOT being handed out at the Open house tonight. They are being handed out the first day of school.



Sports Announcement for 8/9/16

Tonight's volleyball meeting has been moved to 5:30.



Sports Announcement for 8/9/16

Youth tackle football meeting and junior high football registration start at 5:00 today.



2016-17 School Supply Lists

Pre Kindergarten- 4th Grade
5th Grade - 12th Grade (updated 7-20)
PreK-12th grade



Europe Team Meeting

There will be a Europe Team meeting Tuesday, July 19th at 6pm in the Art room.



Main Entrence Closed

The main entrence near the theater and gyms will be closed for waxing until August 1st. Please use the Court yard to access offices.



CLOSED July 4 - July 8

The District and 5-12 offices will be closed July 4-8



8-12 Girls Basketball Parents and Players

Summers schedule is as follows: 

Practice/open gym Monday nights @ 6:30pm
Varsity league Wednesday nights @ Renville
JV league Thursday nights @ Renville

Text @ee888b to 80101 to be part of the REMIND communication text stream.



Sports Announcement for 6/15/16

Youth Track at Paynesville has been rescheduled to Thursday June 16th.



Sports Announcement for 6/14/16

Today's Youth Track meet at Paynesville is postponed to Wednesday.



Cancellation for Tonight 6/14/16

Open Gym Volleyball is cancelled for tonight/



EUROPE TEAM FUNDRAISER

Atwater Festival Days - Sat. June 18: Visit the dunking tank from 3p-6p! Meat sticks will also be available for sale.



EUROPE TEAM FUNDRAISERS

Pizza Ranch Willmar - Wed. June 22 4:30PM - 8:30PM in Willmar: Please support the team by dining at the Willmar Pizza Ranch between 4:30p-8:30p. Students will be bussing tables for a percentage of the proceeds and tips.



EUROPE TEAM MEETING

Tue. June 21 at 5p-6p at AGCG in C115. The deadline to sign up for the trip is September 16, 2016. Enroll online at www.eftours.com/1797967SX to reserve your spot and lock in the price.



ACGC Community Education & Prairie Fire Theatre Present Cinderella

WHEN: June 3rd at 7 pm and June 4th at 1 pm

COST: $6 for Adults and $2 for Children

Where: ACGC Theater Grove City MN



Sports Announcement for 6/2/16

Congratulations to section champions Gabe Eisenbacher in the high jump and Brennan Lewis in the disc.  Good Luck at State Track on June 11th 



Sports Announcement for 6/1/16

ACGC baseball team will play Mankato Loyola on Thursday, June 2nd at 5:00.  This game will be played at Franklin Rogers Field in Mankato.



Upcoming FFA Activities in June:

  • June 3, Friday, 1:00PM-4:00PM - ACGC FFA Officer Meeting Gratz Home
  • June 9,Thursday, 4:15PM-7:30PM - Build-A-Burger. All ACGC FFA & Trapshooting - Dairy Month--Cashwise Parking Lot Willmar MN
  • June 14, Tuesday - ACGC FFA Trapshooting team competes in Alexandria for the MSHSCTL Championship. Bus leaves Peterson's Bus Garage at 6am
  • June 18, Saturday - Atwater Festival Days Parade



Upcoming FFA Activities in July:

  • July 1, Friday - Preregister for FFA Livestock for Meeker County Fair
  • July 9, Saturday - Alumni Dinner (FFA helps with tables and chairs after 9pm)
  • July 11, 3-6PM FFA Annual Summer Meeting at Spicer Public Beach
  • July 17, Sunday - Cosmos Space Festival Parade



Upcoming FFA Activities in August:

  • August 1 - MN State Fair -- FFA Cattle entries due online
  • August 4-7 - Meeker County Fair (FFA Entries August 3)
  • August 8 - MN State Fair - FFA Goats, Sheep, Swine entries due online
  • August 12, Friday MN - State Fair - Crop Entries due online
  • August 10-13 - Kandiyohi County Fair(FFA Entries August 9)



Upcoming FFA Activities in September:

  • September 2-5 - MN State Fair -- FFA Livestock Show, Dairy and Livestock contest
  • September 10-11 - 8-1pm -- FFA members help park cars at the Atwater Threshing Show



Sports Announcement for 5/31/16

ACGC Community Ed & Prairie Fire Theater present

Cinderella performances at ACGC on Friday, June 3rd at 7 pm 

& Saturday, June 4th at 1 pm.

Tickets are  $6 for Adults and $2 for Students

 



Sports Announcement for 5/28/16

GO Falcons!

ACGC will compete in the second round of Section 2A baseball on May 31st at 5:00 pm in Sleepy Eye.  Game will be played at Eagles Park.  Win or lose, we will play on June 2nd at the high seed.

 

ACGC track Section 5A is at St John's University on June 1st.  10:30 start time.

 

ACGC boys Section golf is on May 31st and girls section is on June 1st.  



School Property to be Sold

ACGC Public Schools is accepting quotes on the following item:

  • 2004 Ford Freestar (Gray in Color)
    • 7 Passenger - FWD
    • Miles:  82,575 as of May 1  2016



Sports Announcement for 5/25/16

Section 2A baseball game will be at Sleepy Eye on May 27th at 1 pm.

 



Sports Announcement for 5/24/16

Subsection Track meet in Litchfield starts @ 3:30 today 5/24/16



Sports Announcement for 5/24/16

Commnunity Ed Youth Softball is cancelled for tonight (5/24)



Sports Announcement for 5/23/16

ACGC junior high golf meet is cancelled.



Sports Announcement for 5/23/16

Community Ed youth softball for tonight is postponed to Tuesday night.



Sports Announcement for 5/17/16

ACGC will host Mayer Lutheran for the first round of section 4A softball. Game starts at 4:30 on Thursday.  Tickets will be $6 for adults and $4 for students.  



Sports Announcement for 5/13/16

7 & 8 Grades Softball at BOLD for today has been cancelled
Varsity and JV Softball at Melrose has been postponed until Monday May 16th



Evening of Excellence

When: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 7:30 P.M.
Where: 5-12 Theatre

Students will be recognized for their academic as well as their extracurricular achievements. Scholarships and awards will be handed out during the ceremony.



Sports Announcement for 5/10/16

Varsity and JV Baseball doubleheader with Montevideo is postponed to Friday.



Sports Announcement for 5/9/16

Jr. High Golf meet in Atwater today has been cancled.
Jr. High Track meet at NLS for today has been cancled.
Commmunity Education Youth Softball for tonight has been cancled.



Graduation Open Houses

A list of Graduation Open House events for ACGC Seniors graduating this spring has been created.



FFA Yearbook Picture Postponed

FFA yearbook picture will be postponed to Wednesday May 11 7:35-7:45am 
 
Officers in Official Dress all other members in FFA T-Shirt.



Grand March

Grand March will start at 5:00PM in the ACGC Auditorium in Grove City.
    Doors open at 4:00 PM
    Admission: $3.00



STUDENTS: Grand March / Prom / Post Prom

2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Pictures
*Show up for your selected time slot.
*Once students arrive they will not be allowed to leave the building.
*Anyone needing to check their bag in must do so upon arrival for pictures.

5:00 PM Grand March Buses will load immediately after Grand March

10:30 PM Post Prom

3:45 AM Arrive in Grove City for light breakfast



Sports Announcement for 4/28/16

  • Today's junior high softball game is cancelled.
  • Varsity & JV softball games have been postpone to May 2nd
  • Varsity and JV baseball are postponed to April 29th.



Sports Announcements for Tuesday 4/26/2016

Varsity & JV softball game at Melrose is posponed to May 13th.



Sports Announcements for Monday 4/25/2016

Baseball game at Lester Prairie is postponed to May 16th.
Practice today is for varsity only. Departing at 1:30 to practice in Monticello



Europe Fundraiser Announcement

Casey's donut punch cards are being sold for $10. With this card you receive 6 free cake donuts with the purchase of 6 cake donuts. There are 10 punches per card. Meat sticks continue to be sold for $1 each. Contact a team member or Ms. Lokken to purchase any of these items.